Events • October 2015

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Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design Workshop

Oct 14, 2015 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

CPTED is the idea of influencing a potential offender by giving cues that the risk of being caught is increased as opposed to being rewarded. Learn more about CPTED, Join Doug Smit…

Categories: City Hall, Public Safety

90 Years of Making a Difference - Anniversary Exhibit of National Council of Jewish Women of Canada, Winnipeg Section

Oct 15, 2015

Please join us at 7 p.m. for the opening of the exhibit celebrating 90 years of service by National Council of Jewish Women Canada, Winnipeg Section. Reception to follow in the So…

Haunted Mansion Movie Night at the Fort Garry Community Centre

Oct 16, 2015

As we head into Halloween season with the kids, the Fort Garry Community Centre will be presenting "Haunted Mansion" at our Hobson Site (880 Oakenwald Ave.).   Doors open …

3rd Annual Holy Family Parish Harvest Dance

Oct 16, 2015

Dance the night away to the music of Dennis Nykoliation at the 3rd Annual Holy Family Parish Harvest Dance. Ticket information below.   

Friends of the Winnipeg Public Library 11th Annual Book Sale

Oct 17, 2015 10:00 am - Oct 18, 2015 3:30 pm

  The Annual Fall Book Sale started in 2005 with a few members collecting books, storing them in a borrowed garage then sorting and pricing the night before the sale. What a …

Join the Battery Recycling Race - Winnipeg's Waste Ace Contest

Oct 19, 2015 - Oct 25, 2015

During Waste Reduction Week, Oct. 19-25, Winnipeg's libraries will once again partner with Call2Recycle® to raise awareness of battery recycling. All 20 branches of Winnipeg P…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Buffalo, Central River Heights, Chevrier, Crescentwood, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, Maybank, North River Heights, Parker, Pembina Strip, Rockwood, Sir John Franklin, Somewhere, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent, West Ft. Garry Industrial

Knitting Book Club - Back to Basics

Oct 20, 2015 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

A book club for knitters! Each month, members will meet to discuss experiences knitting items from our great variety of knitting pattern books. Pick a book, choose a pattern and sh…

Second World War Lectures with Olexandr Shevchenko

Oct 20, 2015 - Nov 10, 2015

Historian Olexandr Shevchenko provides an overview of the Second World War in a Tuesday night, four-lecture series at the River Heights Library.  Oct.20: From Versailles to M…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Buffalo, Central River Heights, Chevrier, Crescentwood, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, Maybank, North River Heights, Parker, Pembina Strip, Rockwood, Sir John Franklin, Somewhere, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent, West Ft. Garry Industrial

Open Houses on City Pedestrian and Cycling Projects

Oct 20, 2015 - Oct 21, 2015

The City of Winnipeg is inviting the public to attend open houses about developing a plan for two pedestrian and cycling projects: the Downtown Bike Lane System and the West Alexan…

Understanding Stress Workshop

Oct 20, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

In recognition of National Mental Health Awareness Week, this Fort Garry Women's Resource Centre workshop will cover the three causes of stress as it relates to your nervous system…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Buffalo, Central River Heights, Chevrier, Crescentwood, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, Maybank, North River Heights, Parker, Pembina Strip, Rockwood, Sir John Franklin, Somewhere, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent, West Ft. Garry Industrial

Family Story Time

Oct 22, 2015 - Nov 19, 2015

Rhymes and activities geared primarily for children 3-5 years but everyone can join in the fun! For the whole family, every Thursday at 6:30 p.m. Call 204-986-4918 to register.&n…

Brady Road Resource Management Facility Information Session

Oct 22, 2015 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

  Please join us for an information session about the new developments happening at the Brady Road Resource Management Facility.  Thursday, Oct. 22, 2015 5:00 pm …

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Buffalo, Central River Heights, Chevrier, Crescentwood, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, Maybank, North River Heights, Parker, Pembina Strip, Rockwood, Sir John Franklin, Somewhere, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent, West Ft. Garry Industrial

Categories: Waste Removal

Broken Record Productions Presents "Thera Groupathy" at Harrow United Church

Oct 23, 2015

Broken Record Productions will be performing their show “Thera Groupathy” beginning at 7:30 p.m. at Harrow United Church, which is located at 955 Mulvey Ave. This …

Game On: Board Games and Trivia for Kids

Oct 23, 2015 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

If you're between age nine and 12, join us for a fun afternoon of board games and trivia. There will be a variety of games to choose from (including giant checkers and Snakes and…

Neighbourhoods: Chevrier, Linden Woods, Maybank, Parker

Healthy Mouth: Key to a Healthy Body

Oct 23, 2015 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

This workshop, offered by the Fort Garry Women's Resource Centre, will cover: mouth-body-health connections; understanding the basics of oral health; daily mouth care tips; going f…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Buffalo, Central River Heights, Chevrier, Crescentwood, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, Maybank, North River Heights, Parker, Pembina Strip, Rockwood, Sir John Franklin, Somewhere, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent, West Ft. Garry Industrial

Book Clubs: Meet Fellow Book Lovers, Find New Favourites, Discuss and Debate!

Oct 24, 2015 - Dec 19, 2015

Fort Garry Library Book Club  Meets the first Saturday of each month from 2-3:30 p.m. at the Fort Garry Library.    November 7: TBA December 5: TBA To register,…

Neighbourhoods: Central River Heights, Chevrier, Linden Woods, Maybank, North River Heights, Parker, South River Heights

St. George's Anglican Church Annual Closet Sale and Tea

Oct 24, 2015

The Closet Sale, located on the lower level, will feature gently used clothing for men, ladies and children as well as accessories. Browse between 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Unfo…

Babies Say BOO!

Oct 26, 2015

Happy Halloween! Babies and their parents or caregivers can join us for trick or treat rhymes, songs and stories.   Comfortable costumes or Halloween attire optional.  …

Winnipeggers Invited to Pacific Avenue 4R Winnipeg Depot Open House

Oct 28, 2015 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

  An open house will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 28 to allow Winnipeggers to learn about and share their views on the new Pacific Avenue 4R Winnipeg Depot, scheduled to open i…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Buffalo, Central River Heights, Chevrier, Crescentwood, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, Maybank, North River Heights, Parker, Pembina Strip, Rockwood, Sir John Franklin, Somewhere, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent, West Ft. Garry Industrial

Categories: Waste Removal

Pacific Avenue 4R Winnipeg Depot Open House

Oct 28, 2015 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Please join us for an open house about the new Pacific Avenue 4R Winnipeg Depot, You will have an opportunity to learn more about the new Depot and provide feedba…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Buffalo, Central River Heights, Chevrier, Crescentwood, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, Maybank, North River Heights, Parker, Pembina Strip, Rockwood, Sir John Franklin, Somewhere, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent, West Ft. Garry Industrial

Categories: Waste Removal

Open House with City Councillor John Orlikow

Oct 29, 2015 - Oct 31, 2015

These open houses are one of many opportunities for residents to ask questions about the numerous projects planned for the River Heights-Fort Garry area. It is an informal event b…

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Buffalo, Central River Heights, Chevrier, Crescentwood, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, Maybank, North River Heights, Parker, Pembina Strip, Rockwood, Sir John Franklin, Somewhere, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent, West Ft. Garry Industrial

Free Family Movie Night at the Fort Garry Community Centre

Oct 30, 2015

Neighbourhoods: Beaumont, Brockville, Buffalo, Central River Heights, Chevrier, Crescentwood, Grant Park, J.B. Mitchell, Linden Ridge, Linden Woods, Mathers, Maybank, North River Heights, Parker, Pembina Strip, Rockwood, Sir John Franklin, Somewhere, South River Heights, Wellington Crescent, West Ft. Garry Industrial

Join a Youth Advisory Council for the Winnipeg Public Library

Oct 31, 2015

If you’re in Grade 7-12, Youth Advisory Councils are your chance to share opinions and ideas about the teen website, Booked, teen programs, books, magazines, movies and mor…

Neighbourhoods: Central River Heights, Linden Woods, Maybank, North River Heights, Parker, South River Heights

Halloween Howls for Families

Oct 31, 2015

Join us for some scary tales, a game or two and see who wins for best costume.   A ghoulishly good time for the whole family!    The event will run from 10:30-11…

Neighbourhoods: Central River Heights, North River Heights, South River Heights

Halloween Hoopla

Oct 31, 2015

Do you enjoy being SCARED? Do you like wearing a costume? Do you cringe at scary tales? Then this program is for you! For ages 6-12 from 2:30-3:30 p.m. Please check in at the info…

Neighbourhoods: Central River Heights, North River Heights, South River Heights